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  1. Experts say up to a million species face extinction - some within decades - from human activity

    One million species risk extinction due to humans: Draft UN report

    Up to one million species face extinction due to human influence, according to a draft UN report obtained by AFP that painstakingly catalogues how ...
  2. Sri Lanka minute of silence

    At least 45 children killed in Sri Lanka attacks: UN

    At least 45 children were among the more than 320 people killed in suicide bomb attacks in Sri Lanka, the United Nations said on Tuesday (Apr 23).
  3. Nadia Murad

    Germany struggles in UN push to address sexual violence

  4. Fighters loyal to Libya's Government of National Accord (GNA)

    UN draft resolution demands immediate Libya ceasefire

    A British-drafted resolution presented to the UN Security Council demands an immediate ceasefire in Libya after forces loyal to warlord Khalifa ...
  5. Protesters gather in front of soldiers during a rally demanding a civilian body to lead the

    Sudan tells UN transition to civilian rule could be shortened

    Sudan's UN envoy said Friday that a two-year transition period to civilian rule announced by the military council that seized power in the country ...
  6. The United Nations has called for an investigation into an explosion which killed 14 children and

    Blast in rebel-held Yemen capital killed 14 schoolchildren: UN

    An explosion near two schools in the rebel-held Yemeni capital killed 14 children and wounded 16, the UN said Tuesday, but the cause of the ...
  7. Migrants get their message across during the UN head's visit

    UN head 'shocked' by suffering at migrant camp in Libya

  8. FILE PHOTO: Italian marines check a crew member as they patrol the British Royal navy vessel Echo,

    UN agency works to clamp down on illicit shipping practices

    The United Nations' shipping agency is working on tougher measures to clamp down on rogue shipping companies trying to use flag registries ...
  9. Haftar's forces already control much of Libya's east and south, including the southern

    UN chief 'deeply concerned' by military movement in Libya

    UN chief Antonio Guterres expressed deep concern Thursday over the risk of confrontation in Libya after forces loyal to a controversial strongman ...
  10. Brunei, an absolute monarchy ruled for 51 years by Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, says it will implement

    EU condemns 'cruel' new Brunei laws

    The European Union condemned Brunei's new laws on Wednesday (Apr 3), saying some of the "cruel" punishments now permitted under a Syariah penal ...